Stephen Pont, MD, FAAP, chair of the American Academy of Pediatrics Provisional Section on Obesity, describes the three things families can do to work toward a healthy weight.
Winter Safety Tips
Dr. Anita Chandra gives parents advice to keep their children safe and warm while enjoying the winter weather.
Media and Disasters
Dr. David Schonfeld gives advice about exposing children to media coverage after a disaster (2011).
Dr. Cynthia LaBella explains the AAP recommendations to prevent cheerleading injuries.
To help guide parents, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) offers a collection of interviews with pediatricians about the Internet, social media, video games, cellphone use and television.
The AAP has assembled a collection of photos of vaccine-preventable diseases to help journalists reporting on stories on infectious diseases and immunization.
Photos are available for the president, president-elect and immediate past president of the AAP.